Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals launches Thalassemia clinic


Children and young adults with thalassemia need comprehensive multidisciplinary input for optimal management in view of multiorgan involvement. The ideal way to provide this is in the format of a joint multidisciplinary clinic.
To improve the quality of life of people living with this condition, this clinic will give them access to all specialties in a timely and effective manner
On the occasion of the International Thalassemia Day, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals is launching a special Thalassemia Clinic.
Dr Anupam Sibal, Group Director Medical, Apollo Hospitals, and leading Pediatric Gastroenterologist, said, ‘Considering the scarcity of comprehensive care for Thalassemics under one roof, we envision to provide best of care to these patients, so as to help them live a fuller and healthy life. Apollo Hospitals has launched this clinic to benefit the patients knowing it is a chronic life-long condition. The clinic will not only offer Apollo’s expertise to Thalassemics but the same care in an economical package in a single consultation.
Apollo with this clinic will be able to cater to the entire spectrum of medical needs of Thalassemics from sub-specialty consultation,